Detail: Lot 176

Lot No: 176
Date: 1931, Feb 27
Est. price: £55.00
Category: GB External

Description: Imperial Airways, first airmail England to Africa, London to Mombasa 12/3 via Kisumu 8/3, official blue/yellow/cream 'Rising Sun' souvenir cover, franked 7d, canc London FS/Air Mail cds. Scarce souvenir cover sent to a limited number of British businesses that had dealings with East Africa. Written up on album leaf with map of route. Also a flight publicity letter from the IAW managing director on yellow/cream company notepaper.

Bid:
(GB External) Imperial Airways, first airmail England to Africa, London to Mombasa 12/3 via Kisumu 8/3, official blue/yellow/cream 'Rising Sun' souvenir cover, franked 7d, canc London FS/Air Mail cds. Scarce souvenir cover sent to a limited number of British businesses that had dealings with East Africa. Written up on album leaf with map of route. Also a flight publicity letter from the IAW managing director on yellow/cream company notepaper.
(GB External) Imperial Airways, first airmail England to Africa, London to Mombasa 12/3 via Kisumu 8/3, official blue/yellow/cream 'Rising Sun' souvenir cover, franked 7d, canc London FS/Air Mail cds. Scarce souvenir cover sent to a limited number of British businesses that had dealings with East Africa. Written up on album leaf with map of route. Also a flight publicity letter from the IAW managing director on yellow/cream company notepaper.